Alabama News

Warming Up

The coldest core of our latest dose of Canadian air is exiting the region.   That said, nearly calm conditions overnight along with only some wispy thin clouds will lead to a widespread frost Thursday morning;  it just won't be…

A Cold Wednesday, Not as Windy

High pressure keep us dry and we will enjoy more sunshine today, but it stays cold with highs in the mid 40s to low 50s. The good news is it won't be as windy.…

Freeze Tonight

Recent cold, gusty winds will diminish tonight.   This, in combination with a clear sky, will lead to a widespread freeze before daybreak.   Remember the 4 P's; pets, plants, pipes and people. Sunshine Wednesday will once again do no justice. …

Staying Cold & Windy Tuesday

Good news: Lots of sunshine today. Bad news: It's going to be too cold to enjoy it. The jet slides farther south today allowing even colder air to filter in.  On top of that…

Coldest Since January!

Cold air is funneling across the Chattahoochee Valley tonight, in the wake of our latest cold front. Clear skies at night will bridge the gap between sun-filled days through the middle of this week.   The coldest weather will be…

A Chilly, Windy Monday

It will be a pretty quiet week in terms of the weather. We wake up with the warmest temps of the day as we'll only get colder as the hours progress. Much colder air…

Warming Weekend

Overall this weekend will turn out warmer.  However, we initially have clouds, showers and a thunderstorm to contend with tonight through the first half of Saturday.  There will even be areas of fog to help reduce visibility.  Those interested…

Chilly Black Friday, Rain Toward Evening

Clouds were increasing this Black Friday morning as early shoppers were heading out to take advantage of all the deals. If you become part of those crowds today, make sure to take a jacket!…

Colder, Windier & Wetter Weather Ahead

Clear skies will return for a large part of Thanksgiving night.  While it will not be as cold as recent nights, it will remain below average, temperature-wise. A cold front will approach from the north by daybreak on Friday.  …

Turkey Day Nice, Increasing Clouds Black Friday

Thanksgiving is shaping up to be issue-free in terms of weather. Sunshine will prevail with just a few passing high clouds at times, while highs will plateau a couple of degrees either side of…

Workers Scaffold Rescue

Four workers are safe and on the ground after getting trapped on the side of a Birmingham Building. It happened Tuesday Morning, November 20th on the University of Alabama Birmingham's campus on University Boulevard. Authorities say men were on…

Thanksgiving Weather

Chilly weather will linger through Thanksgiving, compliments of a dome of high pressure across the Plains.   Expect another round of patchy frost to start off our Thanksgiving; otherwise a vale of high clouds will mingle with the sun. That…

Beautiful Thanksgiving, Rain Coming Late Friday

Thanksgiving Eve looks beautiful over the area. After a cold start with 30s areawide, temperatures will warm into the upper 50s to lower 60s under clear skies and full sunshine. Another cool night is…

Romaine Lettuce Warning

If you have romaine lettuce in your refrigerator throw it out. The CDC is warning consumers to *not* eat romaine lettuce as it investigates an e-coli outbreak. This applies to *all* types of romaine lettuce including hearts of romaine and…

Chilled Nights; Dry Turkey

Clear skies and a fresh dose of chilly air that originated over Canada will combine for patchy frost in the coldest outlying areas later tonight.  Temperatures in many areas will dip into the 30s. Sunshine Wednesday will allow for…

Beware of Fake Iron Bowl Tickets

Iron Bowl weekend is fast approaching and if you’re still looking for a ticket, be very cautious that its not a fake one. Fan passion often gets in the way of being…

Helicopter Crash Victims Remembered

A new picture is emerging of the two people who perished in that Metro Narcotics helicopter crash in Chilton County, Alabama. The Pilot was a veteran of the Columbus Police Department with three decades…

FDA Approves New Medication to Combat the Flu

The Food and Drug Administration has just approved a new medication to treat the flu for patients 12 years and older. This is the first time in 20 years an antiviral…

Who Likes Dry Turkey?

A weak cool front approaches later tonight and Tuesday morning.  While the main emphasis of the front will be too cool things down, there will be some clouds and a random shower associated with said front.   Sunshine will return…

Tennessee Man Accused of Rape Found in Alabama

(CNN) - A suspected child rapist has been captured after a community tip. 33-year-old Simon Porter is accused of raping a 16-month-old boy in Tennessee on November 10th. Porter was arrested in Alabama on Sunday, according to the Tennessee…

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